Dozens of people in the high-rise were in shelters when the 90-kilo Iran-made Fajr rocket hit the roof of and damaged the top three floors of the residential building. Four people were injured and 15 went into shock. The damage extended to surrounding buildings and vehicles. In Ashkelon, one civilian was seriously hurt by another rocket.
From early Tuesday, one Israeli was killed in the Eshkol district and 51 were injured , three seriously, in scores of locations targeted by more than 120 missiles from the Gaza Strip. There were more than a 100 shock victims.